Osborn Williams & Donohoe LLC maintained its position in shares of Expedia, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPE) during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 7,751 shares of the online travel company’s stock at the end of the second quarter. Osborn Williams & Donohoe LLC’s holdings in Expedia were worth $1,155,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. raised its position in shares of Expedia by 0.5% in the fourth quarter. Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. now owns 82,807 shares of the online travel company’s stock valued at $9,380,000 after buying an additional 417 shares during the last quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. raised its position in shares of Expedia by 2.0% in the fourth quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 626,080 shares of the online travel company’s stock valued at $70,924,000 after buying an additional 12,156 shares during the last quarter. Kentucky Retirement Systems bought a new position in shares of Expedia during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $993,000. Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund bought a new position in shares of Expedia during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $443,000. Finally, Macquarie Group Ltd. raised its position in shares of Expedia by 345.3% in the fourth quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd. now owns 11,800 shares of the online travel company’s stock valued at $1,337,000 after buying an additional 9,150 shares during the last quarter. 80.87% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Shares of Expedia, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPE) traded down 0.45% during midday trading on Friday, reaching $153.94. 1,218,922 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. The company has a market capitalization of $23.24 billion, a PE ratio of 78.14 and a beta of 0.93. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $149.35 and its 200-day moving average is $133.22. Expedia, Inc. has a 52 week low of $105.62 and a 52 week high of $156.39.

Expedia (NASDAQ:EXPE) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April 27th. The online travel company reported ($0.15) earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.30) by $0.15. Expedia had a return on equity of 11.01% and a net margin of 3.36%. The business had revenue of $2.19 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $2.14 billion. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.09 earnings per share. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 15.0% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts forecast that Expedia, Inc. will post $5.30 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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Several equities analysts recently commented on EXPE shares. Piper Jaffray Companies reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $144.00 price objective on shares of Expedia in a research report on Wednesday, March 29th. Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $135.00 price objective on shares of Expedia in a research report on Wednesday, March 29th. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an “overweight” rating and issued a $140.00 price objective on shares of Expedia in a research report on Monday, April 3rd. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $147.00 price objective on shares of Expedia in a research report on Wednesday, April 5th. Finally, Vetr lowered shares of Expedia from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $138.67 price objective for the company. in a research report on Monday, April 24th. Seven investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, twenty have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $152.31.

In other news, EVP Robert J. Dzielak sold 31,829 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, May 4th. The stock was sold at an average price of $140.00, for a total value of $4,456,060.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 33,606 shares in the company, valued at $4,704,840. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this link. Also, Director Susan C. Athey sold 670 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, May 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $138.59, for a total value of $92,855.30. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last 90 days, insiders sold 38,043 shares of company stock valued at $5,330,777. Company insiders own 20.95% of the company’s stock.

Expedia Company Profile

Expedia, Inc is an online travel company. The Company operates through four segments: Core Online Travel Agencies (Core OTA), trivago, Egencia and HomeAway. The Company’s Core OTA segment provides a range of travel and advertising services to its customers across the world, through a range of brands, including Expedia.com and Hotels.com in the United States, and localized Expedia and Hotels.com Websites throughout the world, Orbitz.com, Expedia Affiliate Network, Hotwire.com, Travelocity, Wotif Group, CarRentals.com and Classic Vacations.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Expedia (NASDAQ:EXPE)

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